JACKSON, Wyo. — Middle school and high school students are learning in a totally different type of classroom this summer.
JACKSON, Wyo. — The oldest and the largest ski resorts in the state enjoyed a strong winter 2013-14, both of them boasting historic numbers.
JACKSON, Wyo. — Just a few years after Thomas Ralston moved to town, a chimney fire burned down his home. Last month, he was driving when a 3,000-pound boulder fell from a mountain onto the roof of his brand new truck.
DENVER — A trip to Aspen during peak ski season is going to set you back some cash. But even those who can afford the posh Colorado mountain town will enjoy checking out what’s free, from high-altitude adventures to creature comforts.
BOISE, Idaho — Boise has long been dubbed the “City of Trees,” a nickname that always catches newcomers by surprise given the city’s high-desert climate and summers with little or no rain.
In early May, as my plane banked on approach to John Wayne Airport in Orange County, Calif., a plume of smoke fanned out below from Banning Pass. The fire that time was the Summit fire, a bad enough blaze — about 3,000 acres burned, one house destroyed, two firefighters injured — but one tha…
The jagged peaks of the Beartooth, Crazy, Bridger and Absaroka mountain ranges all converge on a lawn in Billings.
SALOME CANYON, Ariz. — I was about to follow a man I’d just met through a sweltering desert, into the crevices of a canyon, over wet boulders, down a waterfall, through a bone-chilling creek, down rock faces and up through the desert again.
MISSOULA — The Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation's board of directors has given its president and CEO a five-year contract extension.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The National Park Service on Friday completed the second phase of its purchase of what is supposed to eventually total just over two square miles of state land inside Grand Teton National Park.
JACKSON — A proposal by Grand Teton National Park to turn a two-way road into a one-way route is causing alarm among Teton County officials and others who say it would be a bad idea for tourism and traffic management.
JACKSON, Wyo. — Twelve-year old Daniel Guevara had never been to Grand Teton National Park. The Jackson seventh-grader didn’t know what he’d find there, he said, didn’t know where to go.
DEER LODGE — Montana officials on Friday rejected parole for a notorious "mountain man" who abducted a world-class athlete in 1984 to keep as a wife for his son, who shot her during a rescue attempt and then left her to die.
GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK — Elk, moose, bison and other animals have begun their spring migrations toward their summer ranges in Grand Teton National Park and surrounding National Forest Service land.
JACKSON — The cable used for the first rope tow on Snow King was purchased from an oil drilling company in Casper and ran through a narrow cut in the forest up the west side of the ski area.
LARAMIE — The Pole Mountain unit of the Medicine Bow National Forest is closed to shooting starting March 31 and continuing through Sept. 10.
POWELL, Wyo. — In the moments of early dawn, Brooke Nisley runs around the track at Powell High School. She runs alone, in the stillness of wintry mornings, watching as the world around her awakens.
GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK — Grand Teton National Park reports a decline in collisions involving wildlife and vehicles last year compared to the year before.
ATLANTA, Mich. — After devoting four decades and tens of millions of dollars to saving the gray wolf, the federal government wants to get out of the wolf-protection business, leaving it to individual states - and the wolves themselves - to determine the future of the legendary predator.